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TAX TIME

It can be confusing to know what you are and aren’t allowed to claim as a work-related expense when lodging your tax return.  The ATO has prepared an information sheet specifically for construction workers that helps to make things a bit clearer for both employers…

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28 Jul 2017 Posted in Latest News

REMEMBERING CRAIG

Nearly 350 people attended a special memorial service celebrating the life of Craig Norman last Friday the 7th of July at the Ridley Centre in the Wayville Showgrounds. More than 10 speakers took the stage to recount their unique tales of life with Craig. Craig…

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19 Jul 2017 Posted in Latest News

2017 MLSA Sponsors Lunch

The 15 companies that sponsor MLSA are working hard to support the South Australian landscaping industry and its members. Their patronage is invaluable to our local industry. We invited them to lunch to say thanks for their sponsorship for the past 12 months and beyond.

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30 Jun 2017 Posted in Latest News

WE HEARD YOU, AND MADE CHANGES!

TWO WEEKS AGO, WE ASKED YOU: AS A GARDEN DESIGNER, WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO SEE MORE OF FROM MLSA? OUR FIRST ACTION WAS TO OFFICIALLY AMEND YOUR TITLE TO “LANDSCAPE DESIGNER” ON OUR WEBSITE AND ALL ASSOCIATED PUBLICATIONS, IN LINE WITH NATIONAL INDUSTRY AND…

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21 Jun 2017 Posted in Latest News

Mapei STONE + CONCRETE PRODUCTS INSTALLATION WORKSHOPS

MLSA members were fortunate to attend three informative training workshops at Mapei’s brand new Norwood training facility during May. The workshops highlighted best practice and common errors in the installation of stone and concrete products. The speakers were National Product Manager Paul Buckley and State…

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06 Jun 2017 Posted in Events

VALE CRAIG NORMAN

It is with immense sadness that MLSA reports the unexpected passing of Craig Norman this week. Craig was an integral part of the South Australian nursery and landscaping industries, being the owner of Wholesale Plants and Products and a very active NGISA board member, as…

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06 Jun 2017 Posted in Latest News

LED Outdoor Grand Opening

MLSA members were invited to celebrate the grand opening of Bronze Sponsor LED Outdoor‘s brand new architectural showroom on Rundle Street in Kent Town. Owners Troy and Andrea Merchant were on hand to welcome guests and offered drinks and nibbles to celebrate the opening. The…

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19 May 2017 Posted in Events, Sponsorship

Platinum Sponsorship Announcement – Bio Gro

The Master Landscapers of SA are proud to announce our partnership with Bio Gro, our new Platinum Sponsor and premier industry partner. This agreement marks the start of some very exciting developments for the landscaping industry as a whole. In supporting our Association, Bio Gro…

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12 May 2017 Posted in Latest News, Sponsorship

Awards of Excellence 2016

Congratulations to all the Award Winners for this year.  Here is a full list of the Awards categories.   Category 1: Commercial Construction over 500 thousand dollars SPONSOR: Heynes Wholesale Nursery WINNER: Adelaide Property & Gardens – Munno Parra   Category 2: Commercial Construction 200…

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10 Nov 2016 Posted in Awards

Eco Outdoor – Trade Night

Thanks Eco Outdoor for hosting MLSA for a fantastic trade night with Mapei & Dry Treat presenting their products and Sarah explaining how Eco Outdoor successfully run their business to support yours.  Of course everything is even better with paella and drinks. For more information…

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29 Jul 2016 Posted in Latest News

Landscape Tradesperson / Supervisor

Are you looking to move to Melbourne? We are currently looking for landscapers who are interstate and who want to relocate. Are you currently working for a business which won’t allow you growth in your chosen career? Stuck working for an owner/operator with no way…

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08 Jul 2016 Posted in Employment Opportunities

Trade Night @ Happy Valley

We would like to invite you and your staff to the Master Landscapers of SA Trade Night   At The Vines Golf Club Happy Valley 13th April 2016 from 5.30 until about 8PM Food, beer, wine & soft drinks supplied Topics for the evening are targeted…

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21 Mar 2016 Posted in Latest News

Trade Night @ Newtons Landscape Supplies

We invite you to the MASTER LANDSCAPERS OF SA trade night at NEWTONS BUILDING AND LANDSCAPE SUPPLIES 28-30 Papagni Avenue, Newton, South Australia 5074 Tuesday 22ND March  – 5.30pm ‘til about 8pm CATERING PROVIDED. REGISTRATION IS A MUST RSVP  Rob 0417 803 751  or eo@landscapesa.com.au  by…

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21 Mar 2016 Posted in Latest News

Press Release: Master Landscapers of SA (MLSA)

The Landscape Association of South Australia has been offering support to industry professionals and the public for nearly 50 years. To better reflect the thousands of years of experience with in the Association, we have changed our name to the Master Landscapers of SA. The…

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24 Feb 2016 Posted in Latest News

Presentation: ‘Using Natives in a Modern Design’

Please join LASA on Wednesday October 14th for an informative evening & networking opportunity along with a little food and drink. The evenings presentations are ‘Using Natives in a Modern Design’ – presented by award winning Amanda Balmer, Wax Design. Followed by Ben Peacock and…

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09 Sep 2015 Posted in Latest News

New publication!!

The Landscape Association of South Australia is excited to announce the release of the brand new magazine sagardens & Outdoor Living. We are pleased to be partnering with sagardens & Outdoor Living and are looking forward to this exciting quarterly magazine being released for this Spring….

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14 Jul 2015 Posted in Latest News

Licensed Landscapers

LASA requires its construction members to be Licensed by the office of Consumer & Business Services of the Sth Australian Government We advise that every member of the public should ask their contractor if they are licensed before commencing work Look up contractors licence at…

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06 Feb 2015 Posted in Training

Mt Lofty Botanic Gardens – Visitor Pavilion

Mount Lofty Botanic Garden Support Group The Mt Lofty Botanic Garden Support Group was formed in 2011 as a not for profit incorporated organisation by a team of enthusiastic volunteers to protect and help save the garden for future generations.  To continue its good work…

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26 May 2014 Posted in Latest News